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ARHT6940 - Editing the Moving Image

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Keith Broadfoot


This unit examines different approaches to the editing of the moving image. Different styles of editing from the early days of cinema to contemporary media practice will be studied. There will be regular screening of films with an analysis of key sequences. The impact of different technologies and forms, such as television and the digital image, will be considered. The range of methodologies that film and media studies have developed for interpreting the effects of editing will be studied.


1x2000wd analysis of film sequence (40%), 1x1000wd film/media review (20%), 1x2000wd seminar presentation/paper (40%)


ARHT6940 Course Reader


1x2-hr seminar/week, 1x2-hr film screening/week


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